Dr. Melanie McNerney was born and raised in Southeastern Massachusetts. She earned her Bachelor of Science degree majoring in Biology from the University of Massachusetts Dartmouth. She attended Cummings School of Veterinary Medicine at Tufts University and earned her Doctorate in Veterinary Medicine in 2017. After her graduation, she completed a small animal rotating internship here at New England Animal Medical Center and then accepted a full-time position in the Emergency Department.
In addition to emergency medicine, she has a special passion for shelter medicine and works part time at a local animal shelter. In her spare time, she enjoys spending time with her husband and daughter as well as their many rescue pets. Her favorite past times include traveling, exploring the outdoors, and relaxing at the beach.